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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Power Plant Operators

Total
Employment
Location
Quotient
Median
Annual Earnings
National 35,010 1.0 $74,690Explore the national job market for Power Plant Operators

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Power Plant Operators ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):


Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Kansas City, MO 2.0
Cincinnati, OH 1.5
Las Vegas, NV 1.5
San Antonio, TX 1.3
Detroit Metro Area 1.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
LA Metro Area $108,440
Sacramento, CA $106,030
SF Metro Area $104,350
Las Vegas, NV $95,160
Seattle-Tacoma, WA $92,680

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Lakeland, FL 3.2
Syracuse, NY 2.0
Worcester, MA 1.9
Madison, WI 1.9
Bakersfield, CA 1.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
Stockton, CA $105,930
Fresno, CA $103,280
Bakersfield, CA $95,540
Modesto, CA $93,020
Greensboro, NC $88,170

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Hickory, NC 4.0
College Station, TX 3.4
Chico, CA 3.2
Lansing, MI 3.1
Greeley, CO 3.0
Metro Area Median Earnings
Chico, CA $100,650
Merced, CA $100,010
Kalamazoo, MI $92,610
Kingsport, TN $91,210
Hickory, NC $87,370

National - Job Listings

Gryphon Technologies - Washington,DC
Collaborate with equipment suppliers, design agents, shipbuilders, and other departments within the Navy to provide professional oversight of design, ... Full Description

Bechtel - Reston,VA
The PCAPP plant began the operations and munition destruction phase as of September 2016. ... Minimum Proficient in computer applications and operatin... Full Description

Leidos - Reston,VA
With core competencies in information technology, energy and environment, complex logistics, and specialized engineering, we solve technical challenge... Full Description

Scope Services - Bethesda,MD
Operates automatically fired boilers to generate steam that supplies heat or power for buildings or industrial processes: Lights gas- or oil-fed burne... Full Description

HNTB - Washington,DC
- Assistance with power system studies DC electrified railway systems - Assists in the preparation of computer simulations and studies including DC lo... Full Description

Canam Steel Corporation - Point of Rocks,MD
The Corporation operates 25 plants across North America and employs over 4,687 people in Canada, the United States, Romania and India. ... .); Identif... Full Description

NIKA - Rockville,MD
This is an exciting opportunity for an electrical engineer with proven experience in electrical design, power, lighting, low-voltage, communications, ... Full Description

Apex Systems - Mc Lean,VA
Cellular Radio and Antenna Swaps, Legacy cable plant upgrades from Coaxial to Fiber, Site Upgrades and Capacity Expansion. ... Room for Advancement ca... Full Description

Covanta - Dickerson,MD
This will respond to alarms, by taking appropriate corrective actions, and execute approved plant shutdown and start-up procedures, to assure that the... Full Description

NIKA - Rockville,MD
This is an exciting opportunity for an electrical engineer with proven experience in electrical design, power, lighting, low-voltage, communications, ... Full Description



Job Openings

Gryphon Technologies - Washington,DC
Bechtel - Reston,VA
Leidos - Reston,VA
Scope Services - Bethesda,MD
HNTB - Washington,DC
Canam Steel Corporation - Point of Rocks,MD